Carbon County is located in east-central Utah. The County Seat is Price and the largest city is Price. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.carbon.utah.gov/. The 2014 population estimate is 20,660 and the 2010 census population was 21,403. The land area is 1,478.49 square miles and there are 14.5 persons per square mile.
95.1% of the population is White, 0.7% is Black or African American, 12.9% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.9% is Asian, 1.4% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.2% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.7% is two or more races. 86% have a high school degree or higher, and 12.6% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $122,700, there are 7,764 households, an average of 2.64 persons per household. The per capita income is $20,155, the median household income is $44,724, and 15.1% of the persons in Carbon County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 1,549. Retail sales (in $1000) were $298,872, and sales per capita were $15,197.
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